Keeping Your Well Water Safe

Keeping Your Well Water Safe

Did you know that over 15 million households in the U.S. get their drinking water from private wells? Drinking well water is a safe, practical solution for many families in America. However, that doesnt happen by itself — and the EPA doesn’t do it, either. To...
Why Water Wells are Still Useful Today

Why Water Wells are Still Useful Today

Since water wells are such an old piece of history, sometimes they seem to get lost in today’s modern world. Although they might not be the hand-dug holes and simple buckets of old that provided water to herds and herds of camels and cows and other livestock like we...
A Quick History of Water Wells

A Quick History of Water Wells

Before we review the history of water wells, we’ll begin with the basics: what is water well? It is a structure or excavation made in the ground by digging or drilling to access underground water, such as an aquifer. People and communities have been using wells...